Collip (James Bertram) Papers

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Collip (James Bertram) Papers

Physical location:
Ms. Coll. 269

Dates of creation:

Physical Extent:
14 scrapbooks, 20 books, 4 boxes (2 metres)

Biographical Sketch:
James Bertram Collip, 1892 - 1965, co-discoverer of insulin. For more biographical information see: Biography of James Bertram Collip

Scope and Content:
A collection of scrapbooks, bound volumes of offprints and texts related to James Bertram Collip's research career in biochemistry and endocrinology.

Source of title:
Title based on contents of collection

Restrictions on access:
No restrictions

Related groups of

For additional information about Dr. Collip and the discovery of insulin see Best Papers, Manuscript Collection 241; Banting Papers, Manuscript Collection 76; Noble Papers, Manuscript Collection 186 and the Academy of Medicine Collection held at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Source of acquisition:
Material was donated to the library by Dr. Collip's daughter, Dr. Barbara Collip Wyatt in 1989 and 1995.

1989, 1995, 1997

Finding aids:
Detailed finding aid available at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library reference desk.

The collection arrived at the library in random order and was sorted into the above series by the Library.

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Digitized Items: